Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
357 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE

WAVES ARE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT - THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
1/3 OF THE WAVE SPECTRUM. OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT IS THE AVERAGE OF
THE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE WAVE SPECTRUM.

LHZ422-300315-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
357 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. LIGHT RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MOSTLY SUNNY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ421-300315-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
357 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY
CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. LIGHT
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY
SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ441-300315-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
357 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ442-300315-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
357 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE
MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS EARLY...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ443-300315-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
357 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS EARLY...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LEZ444-300315-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
357 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY THIS
EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE LAKE ERIE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 32.9 DEGREES.

$$

HLO

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